discreto translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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discreto

  
      adj  
1    (=poco llamativo)  
[color, vestido]  
sober  
[advertencia]  
discreet
2    [persona]   (=prudente)   discreet  
(=listo)  
shrewd
3    (=mediano)   average, middling  
de inteligencia discreta      reasonably intelligent  
le daremos un plazo discreto      we'll allow him a reasonable time  
unas ganancias discretas      modest profits  
4      (Fís)   discrete
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
le daremos un plazo discreto exp.
we'll allow him a reasonable time

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
exp.
he asked me to please keep it to myself
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'discreto' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
mantuvo un discreto silencio
exp.
con un humor discreto dijo ...
n.
el elemento discreto
[INFO]
exp.
la decoración era de un gusto discreto
exp.
vestía un traje oscuro y sobrio {or} discreto
"discreto": examples and translations in context
Era discreto mostrando afecto, señor. He was discreet in his affections, My Lord.
Solo puedo ejercer si soy discreto. I only have a practice if I'm discreet.
Cualquiera tiene derecho a un divorcio discreto. Anybody has a right to a nice, quiet divorce.
Era el hijo del alcalde, yo debía ser discreto. Being the mayor's kid, I had to keep it quiet.
El autobús no es propiamente discreto. - Well, the bus. It's not exactly subtle.
Donde tuvieras un amigo bueno, discreto y cualificado. Where you'll find a friend who's careful, discreet and skilled.
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